As part of the conference track "Next Generation Workflow & Digital Assets Management" during BroadcastAsia 2016, Hans Massart, Market Director Broadcast at Newtec, talked about "Managing Next Generation Broadcast Networks".
Following topics were discussed:
- Dealing with broadcasters’ operational challenges: more complex workflows, launching of new services, increased user expectations for always-on connectivity and pressure on efficiency in both the space and ground segments.
- Addressing increasing OPEX and CAPEX challenges through scalable and flexible multiservice IP-based platform to remain agile.
- Automation of broadcast workflows and enabling effective use of available resources.
- Capabilities a future-proof platform: scheduling and execution of workflows end-to-end over hybrid satellite/terrestrial networks